Senior Principal Software Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Kansas City, MO, USA
  • May 24, 2021

Job Description


SAIC has an opening for a Senior Software Architect. This position can be worked 100% remote nationwide. 

The Senior Software Architect designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs application software. Conducts analysis and collaborates with subject matter experts in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for information storage, processing, presentation, manipulation, display, or reporting. End product may be special use, customized, or commercial software. Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops autonomous services, desktop applications, web applications, scripts, and utility programs. Ensures software standards are met. (It should be understood that this is not intended to be a detailed nor comprehensive description of any individual employee's job content. Managers set the specific duties and responsibilities for each employee).

Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. Contributes to development of new principles and concepts. Participates with senior managers to establish strategic plans and objectives. Recommends/makes decisions on administrative or project work matters and ensures effective achievement of program, project, or organizational objectives.

Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides solutions, which are highly innovative and ingenious.

Serves as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and/or programs. Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications.


Education and experience:

Bachelors and 14+ years or more experience; Masters and 12+ years or more experience; PhD or JD and 9+ years or more experience; experience may be considered in lieu of a degree. 

Target salary range: $125,001 - $150,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.